Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Love Forever....

 Hoping you are all having a wonderful safe week. I hear some of the NE got snow again, and is expecting more. keep warm. chilly here in Florida too and windy.

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love creating my cards. I used cream card stock layered it with printed card stock  from Michaels Open stock. I used my Cherry Lynn Designs lattice Heart & vines #B368. I love this die I have used it so much since I bought it.  I added Black and white seem binding from RRR. some tiny roses from my stash.   wood Veneer heart and word forever from Michaels. I added black  fancy edge from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a new follower on my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm Sharing my card in the following Challenge.
Curtain Call Sachet

   Blessings

     Dottie 

 I will be MIA for a week or two hoping not much more tomorrow I am having surgery, and will be back to bloging and challenges as soon as I can.... 

Monday, February 8, 2016

Hearts & Flowers

Happy Monday, Hoping you all have a wonderful safe Week.
still a tad Chilly but going to warm up this week;

I enjoy Playing along in all Challenges, and I love creating my cards. I used deep red card stock by Bazzill, and printed papers by crate paper Oh Darling.  added ribbon and peach bow from my stash,  SCALLOPED HEART punch By  MARVY.  Stamped my pink tag with "Happy Valentines Day" with my wood block stamp from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends..

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.

 Mojo Monday - 434



Blessings
 Dottie

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Something Crafty by Dottie: LOVE

Something Crafty by Dottie: LOVE: Happy Sunday everyone. one week away until Valentines day. I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend, I am looking forward to the BIG Game...

LOVE

Happy Sunday everyone. one week away until Valentines day.
I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend, I am looking forward to the BIG Game today! I am a huge Bronco fan since my Cousin played on the team many years ago. a tad chilly today here in Tampabay Fl, only in the upper 50's and windy...

I enjoy playing along in all Challenges, and I love making cards.  I used Deep Pink card stock the base of my card, &  Heart on my card the die is by Cherry Lynn design die Lattice Heart & vines # B368 I layered it with printed heart pink paper by Our Daily Bread design Heart and Soul Collection. I added Ribbon and a by from MARTHA STEWART CRAFTS, I added my paper and satin roses and Wood Veneer LOVE with Pink dots using my Liquid Pearl Petal Pink.
I also used my MARTHA STEWART STAINED GLASS PATTERN PUNCH .

Just so you all out there know Martha Stewart is NOT making Crafting punches or anything to do with card making or scrapbooking  it is all on clearance @ Michaels Craft store..

 Thank you for visiting my Blog today, you're have a fun sunday. I love to have you become a follower of my blog, and I will be happy to  do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge:

Cherry Lynn Design - Tickled Pink # 222



 Blessings
  Dottie

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Daughter get well

Happy Saturday, Hoping you all had a wonderful week, and now a fun weekend. Here in Florida its a bit chilly about 60*  and a little rain. I just learned last night at Michaels that all of Martha Stewart Products for crafting is now on Clearance, Martha Stewart has gotten out of  paper crafting, got some really Good Prices on Punches ribbon etc.

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love making all of my cards. I used white card stock  Copic Sketch markers RV 21 - R 32 - R 37 - G21 . I used my North Coast Creations Floral Sentiments 3 .  My Die Daughter from SIMON Says STAMP! # D111342  my bow using  from Seem Binding from RRR. added two red satin roses from my stash.  I  used my Cricut Cuttlebug Swiss Dots Embossing folder . Spellbinder Grand Nestabilities Grand Ovals  & Spellbinder Floral Ovals

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Sketch Saturday # 398

Blessings
   Hugs
  Dottie

Friday, February 5, 2016

HAPPILY ever after

Happy Friday everyone Hope you all had a wonderful safe week, I see the NE got Snow again. here in Tampabay Fl. it is about 60* now,  and will be cool for the next few days. Sure don't miss the COLD ! I created this card with My hubby in mind. and the saying is just perfect for us.

I enjoy creating each of my cards, and I love playing along in all challenges.  I used  Red craft stock, Red and White polka dot paper by Oh Darling, Teapot and Cups  by ELIZABETH craft designs,  Red  1" Ribbon  by RRR, Brick Red Ink   Text style LOVE LIVES HERE clear stamp set.  Wood Veneer Heart from my stash. Red Foam.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I'd love to have you become a new Follower of my blog, and I will be Happy to do the same for You . I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge .
Really Reasonable Ribbon #134 

Blessings
 Dottie

Thursday, February 4, 2016

wobble crazy bird

Happy Thursday evening I sure hope you had a wonderful week and a terrific weekend, I am doing catch up on some of the challenges I hope you like my new Card.

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love making each of my cards. I used Red card Stock layered it with red and white craft paper hearts.
I layered white card stock and then stamped my crazy bird by Tim Holtz  , punched a heart with my MS hand punch.
I stamped LOVE using my clear stamp by Hampton Arts
and also stamped "MY HEART is always with you. "
by Melissa Phillips#2311. I used Copic sketch markers,
Red and Black ink pads, Red & White bakers twine bow.from my stash.to make the Bird wobble I used my wobble stickers. I love these little plastic things.

                      and google eyes from my stash.

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I'd love to have you become a new follower of my blog & I would be happy to do the same for you.I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following Challenge:
Scrappy Moms I Heart You !  
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes 

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

You are my SUNSHINE

Happy Wednesday everyone! been a crazy busy day but I finally got to play along in this challenge.  I am happy I didn't miss it. I am hoping you are all having a wonderful and safe week. in the 80"s here on the west Coast of Florida, Sunny & Beautiful . We are so very Blessed to be here.

I enjoy playing in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards. I used Lemon Yellow card stock, striped yellow and white by DCWV. I used Verve STAMPS Rain or Shine vs-0196  Our granddaughter Gracie has been told this since day one.. BASIC BLACK Ink by classic STAMPIN!UP' Pad'. added some white pearl gems a white mini cloths pin and yellow & white string bow all from my stash.

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I like it very much if you would become a new follower of my blog, and I will be happy to do the same for you.I love making new blog friends. I have met some amazing ladies in the last few years.

I'm sharing I'm card in the following challenge.
Freshly Made Sketches 222

 Blessings
   Hugs
  Dottie

Bunny Eggs

Happy Wednesday everyone. I hope you're all having a wonderful safe week. It is yet a Beautiful sunny warm day here on the West Coast of Florida. Just now got my Surgery date wow Next week sure didn't expect that LOL. Looks Like I won't be in next weeks challenges, I will be having surgery.


I used Pink Bazzill card Stock  I layered it with White card stock from my stash, floral print by DCWV.  deep pink polka dot satin ribbon added some flowers from my stash, Made a bow using RRR seem binding ribbon. I then used my Spellbinder Scalloped Ovals. I added Tim Holtz
idea-ology Seasonal stickers

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I love creating each of my cards and playing along in all challenges I would like it very much if you wold become a New Follower of my blog, and I will be happy to do the same for you.

I am sharing my card in the following Challenge.
Really Reasonable Ribbon - EASTER Wishes
Word Art Wednesday- anything goes


Blessings
 Dottie

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

I will go before thee

Hello one and all :   I saw this morning the ground did not see his shadow, so that is good news for all of you up in the north, looks like a early spring..
 Here in sunny Florida it is in the mid 80's today, and we are loving it. We sure don't miss the cold anymore.


I love playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards. I used White Card stock, Pink card stock by BAZZILL .  I sewed all around my card first using a zig zag stitch then a straight stitch for the center of my card . using my Spellbinder  Labels Twenty, I also Used the Labels twenty on my prayer.  White satin ribbon with a over lay of a scalloped decorative ribbon,  using my thin Satin ribbon Pink & White I made my bow All from my stash.

 Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful and safe week. I'd love to have you become a new follower of my blog & I will be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Our Daily Bread designs  # 270
 Blessings
   Dottie

Monday, February 1, 2016

Love You

Happy Monday, hoping you all will have a wonderful & safe week. WOW here we are into FEBRUARY already !!! Beautiful day here in Florida windows open, nice and warm again. Yesterday was not a good day for my leg so I did today's and yesterdays today both challenges.. so lucky I could make them both fit the challenges..

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards. I used  Red,Pink and Red & White printed heart Craft paper. From Michaels craft store  Red & pink seem binding and red edged with silver satin ribbon by RRR. 
I also used my Sizzix Heart # 2 die by Sizzix- red die#38-0801

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I would like it very much if you would become a new follower of my blog. and I will be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.  I have met some really wonderful caring ladies.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge:
Mojo Monday Challenge #433 
Classy Cards N' Such # 121

Blessings
  Hugs
 Dottie

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Will you be my valentine?



Happy Sunday, so sorry for being a day late,  at AAA Cards.
 I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love making each of my cards. I used white card stock, pink Bazzill card stock, my hand punch Scalloped HEART, I used my wobble on my tag, and used my Simon Says paper Hug. some Sequins by lawn fawn. I used my Cranberry ink it up stamp pad. I made foam hearts and used my die cut by Cottage Cutz
 Red sheer bow from my stash. 

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I hope you all had a safe weekend, I'd love to have you become a new follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
AAA cards:game #57 Love 

 Blessings
    hugs
   Dottie

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

SUPER BOWL "50"

With it being  a little more then one week to "Super Bowl 50"  I felt this would be the perfect time to use My stamps From
 V' Sweet Ideas !  I'd love to have you become a follower of mineFootball stamp set."I made my card to support my life time favorite team "DENVER BRONCO'S " I used White, Navy Blue & Orange card stock,  all from Michaels craft Store , I used Bronco colors I added the Letters BRONCO to the side of my card & string from Joanne Fabric and Craft store. I hope you all enjoyed my card.   (I know in my heart they can win this super bowl but they are really going to have to work hard to do it. They are going up against a undefeated team  "Carolina Panthers".  
                                        Go Bronco's !!!

 I love creating cards and playing along in all challenges.
I felt this would be just perfect for V's Sweet Ideas Blog 
 I hope everyone is have a wonderful and safe week.  I would love for you to become a follower of my blog, and I will be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends

Now just a little info Since I was a kid I have nbeen a BRONCO fan  because My Cousin Bob Scarpitto use to play for them back in the 60's and my Dad and his parents My Aunt and Uncle would go see him play, & I lived in Denver for a while in the later 50's Bob was a legend for the RAHWAY NJ HIGH SCHOOL TEAM. Here is Bob in the Old Uniform of the Bronco's

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge:
V's Sweet Ideas
Simon Wednesday Challenge- anything goes
Blessings
   Hugs
  Dottie

Monday, January 25, 2016

HUG

Happy Monday, I am hoping you are all going to have a wonderful safe week.

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each  my cards. I used  Lime green cardstock by STAMPIN!UP'! pretty pastel heart printed paper from my stash.
I added a White Rose with crystals added white satin ribbon, PINK "HUG" & "Hearts", Pink polka-dot, Lime green & white satin ribbon from my stash.

thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Mojo Monday blog 432

God Bless
  Hugs
 Dottie

STRONGER TOGETHER

Happy Monday everyone, so many in the N.E. got so much Snow,  Our Tampa bay area has gotten some chill for a few days now Our fireplace has been on everyday, warming up tomorrow in to the 70* thank goodness!

I love playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards. I used deep red  Deep Red BAZZIL card stock. from Michaels craft store.  Hinge clip by HINGE CLIP TIM HOLTZ ,  mason jar from my stash,  I added extra tiny hearts. Hand Heart Punch by MS.  2 red roses from my stash.  Red and White Bakers twine & PAPER HUG STAMP from SIMON SAYS STAMP. pink red and white printed paper from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you.
I always enjoy making new blog friends.  

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
SIMON MONDAY CHALLENGE. - Love is in the Air-& use red.

God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie
 

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Happy Anniversary Happy sunday,

Happy Sunday: everyone keep warm today here in Florida only in the 50's again  but up in the N.E they got some snow fall  Rahway / Woodbridge NJ areas got 19 Plus inches. everything was at a total stand still today people are out show blowing and shoveling all the snow. Hope all of our Family and Friends take it slow and don't over do it.

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love making each of my cards. I used  powder Blue card stock for my card by CRAFT SMITH,  then layered it with tan foam sheet.& a lovely rose pattern paper from my stash. I used my Cherry Lynn design die, B368 Lattice Heart & vines on both the foam and the printed paper, then used my wood Stamp Happy Anniversary. I made a take and stamped it, I then added cream lace and bow and gems from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you all had A safe weekend. I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I will be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

i'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Cherry Lynn design - anything goes 

God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Ari in lots of PINK

I enjoy playing along in all challenges,PINK PINK and more PINK ! I love playing along in all challenges. I used a spotted whit card stock from my stash, I also layered it with pink and cream paper from Our Daily Bread designs. I then added my ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon. I added a Pink scalloped circle and put a cute picture of our great-granddaughter ARI in it . I added a Pink Felt heart and put ARI on it along with a arrow through  a heart embellishment from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you are all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become one of my followers of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Really Reasonable Ribbon # 133 Show me PINK  Ribbon or trim

 God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie

I LIKE YOU a watt

Happy Saturday everyone, I see so many have so much snow, and more coming keep warm and safe. Windy and cool here in sunny Florida.

I love playing along in all challenges, and I love making cards and other things. I used cream colored card stock, I layered it with printed papers by DCWV I used my Simon Says Stamp set WATTS UP!   and I stamped 'I LIKE YOU a watt"
I  used  STAMPIN 'UP! Classic Stampin'pad -UP! classic stampin'pad Tempting Turquoise & BASIC BLACK. I stitched all around my card .

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you are all keeping warm and have a good weekend. I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my Card in the following challenge.
SKETCH SATURDAY # 396
  God Bless
     Hugs
    Dottie

Friday, January 22, 2016

I want to be your Valentine

Happy Friday everyone, if you're in the North East, keep safe and warm, here in the south  keep dry. I love playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards and other things. I used  Pink Cardstock, a white doily, & pink  pearls from my stash, Tim Holtz Idea - ology SALVAGE STICKERS , pink  ribbon and bow & white lace from Really Reasonable Ribbon

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you all had a wonderful week.I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I will be happy to do the same for you I always love making new blog friends.

I'm Sharing my card in the following challenge.
RRR

God Bless
  Hugs
 Dottie
   
 

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Music Notes

I love playing along in all challenges, and I love creating each of my cards. I used the following for products for this challenge. music note paper by "oh Darling  .
  Music note Washi tape. music note bow. and music note brad. along with 2 black gems all from my stash.
I Printed - ISAIAH 45:2  from the blog.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week. I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.


I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
God Bless
 Hugs 
Dottie
  

You Matter to me


Happy Wednesday its a beautiful day here in Tampa bay Florida, woke to 40 * and now in the 60's  I hope you're all having a wonderful safe week.

I love playing along in all challenges, and I love making my cards. here are the things I used today to create my card. Lime Green - & Green/ Blue plaid cardstock by DCWV from Michaels Craft Store and Buff ivory cardstock  
Green twine from my stash, Hand heart Punch by MS,
Green Ink from STAMPIN'UP!, Simon Says Stamp PAPER HUG #SSS101500

Thank you for visiting my blog today. I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Freshly Made Sketches 220
Word Art Wednesday # 218 anything goes 
God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie

Little Fox "LOVE"


Happy Wednesday, Hoping you are all having a wonderful safe week. here on in the Tampa-bay area of Florida it is a tad chilly again today was in the 40* this morning. I have been watching and see the NE. is looking at a Northeaster . lots of SNOW and high water in the sore area.

I love playing along in all challenges, and I love making each of my cards.I used white White Cardstock, Pink foam,pink doily  from Hobby Lobby. added my Little Foxes. Red glittered HEART and word LOVE stickers, red twine all from my stash. Used my Copic ciao markers #0 - E08 -E33 - E 37

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful warm week, I'd love to have you become a new follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes # 218
Simon Say Wednesday Challenge - Create with critters
Curtain Call - Girly
 God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Butterflys Birthday

Hoping you all have a wonderful safe week. cold here on the West Coast of Florida, in the upper 40's this morning. Hoping for it to get up to 60* here in the Tampa bay Area .

I enjoy playing along in all challenges, and I love making my cards. I used  Buff Ivory cardstock by Kraftoutlet. I also used  Blush Rose Collection Three butterflies # B101 By Our Daily Bread designs , gold doily white scalloped lace from my stash,Tim Holtz Distress Markers.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week, I'd love to have you become a new follower of my blog and I will be happy to do the same for you.I always enjoy making new blog friends.


I'm sharing my card in following challenge.
Our Daily Bread design



 God Bless

    Hugs
   Dottie

Monday, January 18, 2016

My Sweet Love

Happy Monday ! a lovely cool Sunny day here in Florida. We Love being here. We have such a happy life . Remember always Money doesn't buy happiness, God and True Love is all one truly needs . I enjoy playing in all challenges, and I love making my cards.

 I used Red, card stock by BAZZILL . I  Added  a printed tan and red heart paper from my stash.  & Buff Ivory cardstock from KRAFT OUTLET.Used my 2 heart hand punch by MARVY , Bakers twine from my stash, added a  Heart tag " MY SWEET LOVE" along with some gems  all from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful week. I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.
MoJo monday # 431 
Simon Monday challenge blog
 God Bless
    Hugs
   Dottie

Sunday, January 17, 2016

How Sweet it is

Good Morning, a lovely sunny day here in Florida. Love being here. We have such a present life . remember always Money doesn't buy happiness, God and True Love is all one truly needs . I enjoy playing in all challenges, and I love making my cards.
 I used Red, Pink and Printed card stock from Hobby Lobby. I used my Cherry Lynn Design Die - Alpine Flourish Doily # DL282 Lattice Heart vines #368.  I added 2 heart buttons and 1 Pink button,Bakers twine, added lace, and a tag " HOW SWEET IT IS TO BE LOVED BY YOU" all from my stash.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, I hope you're all having a wonderful up coming week. I'd love to have you become a follower of my blog and I would be happy to do the same for you. I always enjoy making new blog friends.

I'm sharing my card in the following challenge.

Cherry Lynn Design Sweethearts
 Classy Cards 'N Such # 120 Buttons 

 God Bless
   Hugs
  Dottie